Tewksbury Family History

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Tewksbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire, named in Old English with the (otherwise unattested) personal name Teodec + byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified place’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Marksbury, Amesbury, Alsbury, Shrewsbury, Pillsbury, Westbury

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Tewksbury Family Origin

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Tewksbury Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    14%
  • Farmers Foreman

    14%
  • Game Keeper

    14%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    14%

In 1881, the most common Tewksbury occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 14% of Tewksbury's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Tewksbury family was Lodging House Keeper. Farm Labourer, Farmers Foreman and Game Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tewksbury.

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Tewksbury Historical Records

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Tewksbury Life Expectancy

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